The expansive setting, with majestic Mount Monadnock in the foreground, is as delicious as the grape-sized blueberries clustered on row after row of bushes. The rustic cafe/gift shop provides a quick pick-me-up before you hit the outdoors for a full range of PYO delectables: gooseberries, currants, and blackberries, oh my. Best Berry Picking-Yankee Magazine May/June 2015In New England, seasonal pick-your-own farms are about as common as quaint white-steepled village churches. So, how to pick? Go for the vista, which is what Monadnock Berries is all about. With the farm’s commanding view of Mount Monadnock and rows upon rows of shrubs, it’s easy to find yourself alone with a selection of large, plump blueberries, raspberries, currants, and gooseberries from which to choose. On-site are a gift shop and eatery with sandwiches and beverages (including blueberry cider), and a small petting zoo with a play area for children.
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